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Why I chose to donate my eggs

Why would anyone donate their eggs to help a stranger have a child? A donor gives her reasons. BBC News – Magazine

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7 days quiz: Why did the Japanese train leave the station early?

7 days quiz: It’s the weekly news quiz – have you been paying attention to what’s been going on in the world over the past seven days? BBC News – Magazine

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Returning to Kashmir, where our parents were shot in front of us

Doug Dykes was a toddler, his brother James a baby, when their parents were shot in front of their eyes in Kashmir in 1947. BBC News – Magazine

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The 13-year-old boy who stole a bus to help his family

How a dream and a joyride through Louisville, Kentucky changed a boy’s life. BBC News – Magazine

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The mystical fascist who admired Hitler

Savitri Devi, a devotee of Aryanism, once seemed destined to fade into obscurity. Not any more. BBC News – Magazine

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Resignation syndrome: Sweden’s mystery illness

For nearly two decades Sweden has been battling a mysterious illness, which affects only the children of asylum-seekers. BBC News – Magazine

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My life as an al-Qaeda hostage

Stephen McGown was on a trip of a lifetime when he was kidnapped in Timbuktu. BBC News – Magazine

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I made a film from my bed to prove my illness is real

When Jennifer Brea got ME she began to interview fellow patients all over the world – from her bed. BBC News – Magazine

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Who stole Burma’s royal ruby?

When Britain conquered Burma, the last king’s most treasured possession, an enormous, priceless ruby, disappeared. Who took it, where did it go, and where is it now? BBC News – Magazine

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‘Death Island’: Britain’s ‘concentration camp’ in Russia

British soldiers opened the first concentration camp in Russia in 1918, during World War One. To locals it was known as “Death Island”. BBC News – Magazine